Sat, 23 Feb 2019

Touchdown: Japan probe Hayabusa2 lands on distant asteroid

A Japanese probe sent to collect samples from an asteroid 300 million kilometres away for clues about the origin of ...

Nigeria election: Key numbers

In Nigeria, it is often said that no figure is verifiable unless it is the price of a barrel of ...

The Week In Russia: The State Of The Nation And Its Missiles

Editor's Note: To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here . President Vladimir ...

US, China start Washington meeting with soybean deal

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 23 (ANI): The meeting between US President Donald Trump and China's Vice Premier Liu He is ...

Report: Kim Jong Un Has Purged a Confirmed 421 Officials

A report published Friday by a Seoul-based North Korean defector-led NGO details the extreme measures by which Kim Jong Un ...

China Indicts Detained Human Rights Lawyer For 'Subversion'

Authorities in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu have indicted detained human rights lawyer Yu Wensheng on subversion charges, a ...

Tibetan Graduates Edged Out by Chinese Competitors for Jobs in Tibet

Tibetan university graduates are facing increasing difficulty finding jobs in Tibetan regions of China, with Han Chinese flooding job markets ...

Centre announces contest for naming bullet train, designing mascot

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): The Centre has announced a contest inviting suggestions for a suitable name and mascot ...

Chinese tactics to silence Uighur Muslims abroad revealed

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 22 (ANI): Amid the crackdown on Uighur Muslims in China, the latest tactic of Beijing to ...

China wants to make its remotest villages go cashless by 2020

Beijing [China], February 22 (ANI): Going cashless is convenient, secure, and also the new driving force for the global economies ...

NIA files charge sheet in Shiv Sena leader's attempt to murder case

Mohali (Punjab) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday filed a charge sheet against eight people ...

7.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Peru

New Delhi [India], Feb 22 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter Scale rattled Peru on Friday. The quake ...

$50 bn bilateral trade target set for 2030: MEA

Seoul [South Korea], Feb 22 (ANI): The current bilateral trade between India and South Korea is pegged at USD 21 ...

BBL needs more overseas firepower, says Andrew McDonald

London [United Kingdom], Feb 22 (ANI): This year's Big Bash title-winning coach Andrew McDonald has said that more overseas quality ...

India, S Korea ink 6 MoUs

Seoul [South Korea], Feb 22 (ANI): India and South Korea on Friday signed six Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) with an ...

Senior Women T20 league: Mizoram gets all out for nine runs

London [United Kingdom], Feb 22 (ANI): Mizoram Women's team had a complete shocker of a day against Madhya Pradesh in ...

India, South Korea sign MoU on counter-terror cooperation

Seoul [South Korea], Feb 22 (ANI) India and South Korea on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to help ...

Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

As the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer ...

Seoul: PM Modi pays tributes at Korea cemetery

Seoul [South Korea] Feb 22 (ANI): On the second day of his visit to South Korea, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

Iran's Top Lawmaker, China President Discuss Boosting Ties

Iranian Parliament Speaker, Ali Larijani, and the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, in a meeting in Beijing have stressed that the ...

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Egyptian justice system heavily reliant on torture, says OHCHR

Fifteen death row inmates have been executed in Egypt so far this month despite claims from many that they were ...

What is next for Iraq?

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Large portions of the Islamic State in Iraq have been either killed, captured or forced underground over ...

Blast in Syrian city kills 5 bomb disposal experts

DAMASCUS, Syria - Five bomb disposal experts have been killed in a targeted attack in Syria. A car laden with ...

Jussie Smollett granted bail, accused of staging attack on himself

CHICAGO, Illinois - U.S. actor Jussie Smollett was granted bail on Thursday after appearing in a Chicago court charged with ...

Apartment buildings and warehouses destroyed in deadly fire in Dhaka

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Scores of people have died tragically in a fire that has ripped through apartment buildings, a restaurant ...

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders picks Muslim to lead campaign

MONTPELIER, Vermont - Soon after announcing he is having another tilt at the presidency, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders has named a ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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